fetuin A

fetuin A

A circulating calcium-regulatory glycoprotein encoded by AHSG on chromosome 3q27 that inhibits vascular calcification. Low fetuin-A levels are associated with malnutrition, inflammation, atherosclerosis, increased cardiovascular and all-cause mortality.
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Then, the concentrations of Fetuin A can be calculated without using dilution factor.
Rapid sandwich ELISA-based in vitro diagnostic procedure for the highly-sensitive detection of human fetuin A. Biosens Bioelectron.
Surfaceplasmon resonance-based immunoassay for human fetuin A. Analyst 2014;139: 2237-2242.
Association of fetuin A, adiponectin, interleukin 10 and total antioxidant capacity with IVF outcomes.
Serum levels of fetuin A are increased in women with gestational diabetes mellitus.
Association of cardiovascular events with serum fetuin A and coronary artery calcification in ESRD patients (in Chinese).
Larrosa-Garcia et al., "Visceral and subcutaneous adipose tissue express and secrete functional alpha2hsglycoprotein (fetuin a) especially in obesity," Endocrine, vol.
Fetuin-A encapsulated by pH sensitive carriers with a surface affinity for unMGP will allow for targeted delivery of Fetuin A to sites of VC.
In order to learn more about the potential adsorption ability of Fetuin, a deeper understanding with respect to Fetuin A concentration, solvent selection, and time of interaction must be gained.
In addition, sepharose beads were incubated with BSA or biotinylated fetuin as negative controls under similar conditions.